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[GIGABYTE TD] New Touch Bios (UEFI) unveiled

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Originally Posted by GIGABYTE Tech Daily
For those of you who are gripped by a feverish need to learn more about GIGABYTE’s new Touch BIOS feature, you’ll be relieved to find that we’ve just uploaded a batch of related images to our facebook fan page. As well as the Touch BIOS logo, you can also be among the very first to catch a glimpse of the user-friendly GUI icons as well as a few menu pages…just to whet your appetite of course.
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It supposedly works with keyboard and mouse, as well as touchscreens. Doesn't look too appealing, but I guess if it's UEFI that you've been waiting for..

Update: Sneak-peek of it in action.


Edited by Ikrin - 4/27/11 at 7:29am
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Gigabyte, stop calling it BIOS!
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Gigabyte, stop calling it BIOS!
Asus does this too. They call it "EFI BIOS".

Old habits die hard.
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Lol. Well, I suppose if there hasn't been a precedent to UEFI, and this is meant to be a visual replacement for the BIOS..., they were lost with marketing names.
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Looks like some smartphone UI
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And some people said MSI's UEFI looks cheesy. This looks like an UEFI for dummies. Not that that's a bad thing.
 
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Looks like some smartphone UI
****! Better hide from Apple!
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Wow this sucks.... like.. iphone status. At least the Asus bios is more like, well... a bios...
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Wasn't Asus going to develop a UEFI with Firefox and stress test programs?

Either way I don't like the look of this "BIOS."
    
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